Australian, Canadian Tamil students in 'solidarity' protest

[TamilNet, Wednesday, 17 January 2001, 06:53 GMT]
(Photo) Tamil Students from Sydney and Melbourne, Australia organized demonstrations Wednesday to coincide with that organized by the Jaffna University students urging the Sri Lankan government to negotiate with the Liberation Tigers. Over 400 Melbourne students and family members gathered together in front of the Victorian State Parliament House to "show their solidarity with their fellow students in Jaffna", organizers said. Similarly, over 250 Tamil university students of Sydney gathered outside the Consulate of Sri-Lanka, they said.

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